The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 281 237 187
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -50
Contract jobs citing XHTML 346 392 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.80% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 2.74% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 224 352
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 10
Average hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £19.90 £12.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £41.00 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
XHTML
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14111 14299 14859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.05% 29.32% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9087 9364 9271
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 254 352
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in England

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

XHTML Hourly Rate Histogram in England

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -48 136 £375 - 56
South East -30 55 £350 +10.89% 23
North West -13 39 £350 +12.90% 12
Yorkshire +34 36 £160 -46.66% 12
East of England -26 27 £338 -10.00% 6
South West -30 19 £325 +8.33% 17
West Midlands +2 18 £315 -4.54% 7
East Midlands +8 15 £325 +4.00% 16
North East - - - - 5
XHTML
UK

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML.

1 633 (100.00%) HTML
2 582 (91.94%) CSS
3 532 (84.04%) JavaScript
4 265 (41.86%) HTML5
5 250 (39.49%) jQuery
6 244 (38.55%) XML
7 190 (30.02%) Ajax
8 170 (26.86%) CSS3
9 162 (25.59%) Java
10 150 (23.70%) .NET
11 133 (21.01%) C#
12 130 (20.54%) PHP
13 128 (20.22%) OO
14 125 (19.75%) SQL
14 125 (19.75%) MVC
15 111 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
15 111 (17.54%) ASP.NET
16 109 (17.22%) E-Commerce
17 102 (16.11%) Web Services
18 101 (15.96%) Photoshop
19 99 (15.64%) TDD
20 97 (15.32%) MySQL
20 97 (15.32%) SQL Server
21 92 (14.53%) W3C
22 90 (14.22%) Git (software)
23 89 (14.06%) JSP
24 86 (13.59%) Web Development
25 85 (13.43%) Subversion
26 82 (12.95%) CMS
27 80 (12.64%) XSLT

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 82 (12.95%) CMS
2 39 (6.16%) Apache
3 28 (4.42%) IIS
4 27 (4.27%) SharePoint
5 23 (3.63%) WebSphere
6 22 (3.48%) Node.js
7 17 (2.69%) Drupal
8 15 (2.37%) Umbraco
9 14 (2.21%) WordPress
10 13 (2.05%) Adobe CQ
11 12 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (1.42%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (1.11%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.95%) Alfresco
15 5 (0.79%) Liferay
15 5 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.79%) ColdFusion
15 5 (0.79%) TeamSite
Applications
1 101 (15.96%) Photoshop
2 47 (7.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (3.95%) MS Excel
4 8 (1.26%) MS Office
5 7 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.79%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.79%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.79%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.63%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.63%) GIMP
8 3 (0.47%) InDesign
8 3 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.32%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.16%) MS Project
10 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.74%) Magento
2 9 (1.42%) Tridion
3 4 (0.63%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.26%) GitHub
2 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.95%) SaaS
3 5 (0.79%) Force.com
4 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.16%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.21%) Internet
2 17 (2.69%) HTTP
3 12 (1.90%) Intranet
4 9 (1.42%) FTP
5 5 (0.79%) SSL
6 2 (0.32%) SSH
7 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) LDAP
7 1 (0.16%) WAN
7 1 (0.16%) Firewall
7 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (15.32%) MySQL
1 97 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 53 (8.37%) Relational Database
3 20 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (2.37%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (1.74%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.26%) DB2
10 7 (1.11%) Ingres
10 7 (1.11%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.95%) Star Schema
12 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.47%) Redis
13 3 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.47%) MS Access
13 3 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 90 (14.22%) Git (software)
2 85 (13.43%) Subversion
3 38 (6.00%) Dreamweaver
4 36 (5.69%) Mercurial
5 30 (4.74%) Visual Studio
6 25 (3.95%) Ant
6 25 (3.95%) Eclipse
7 24 (3.79%) Grunt
8 23 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (3.32%) JIRA
10 19 (3.00%) Jenkins
11 17 (2.69%) Jasmine
12 11 (1.74%) JUnit
13 9 (1.42%) Maven
13 9 (1.42%) Firebug
13 9 (1.42%) FogBugz
13 9 (1.42%) Trac
13 9 (1.42%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 8 (1.26%) Redmine
14 8 (1.26%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 62 (9.79%) Finance
2 54 (8.53%) Retail
3 39 (6.16%) Marketing
4 34 (5.37%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.84%) Publishing
6 15 (2.37%) Legal
7 14 (2.21%) Advertising
8 13 (2.05%) Banking
9 12 (1.90%) Games
9 12 (1.90%) Back Office
10 10 (1.58%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.63%) Electronics
12 2 (0.32%) Law
12 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.32%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.32%) French Language
12 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Local Government
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 532 (84.04%) Developer
2 169 (26.70%) Front-End Developer
3 80 (12.64%) Web Developer
4 54 (8.53%) Senior Developer
5 51 (8.06%) .NET Developer
6 48 (7.58%) Java Developer
7 46 (7.27%) Designer
8 43 (6.79%) PHP Developer
9 42 (6.64%) JavaScript Developer
10 35 (5.53%) Web Designer
11 33 (5.21%) C# Developer
12 29 (4.58%) Analyst
13 25 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
14 23 (3.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 22 (3.48%) UI Developer
16 16 (2.53%) Front-End Web Developer
16 16 (2.53%) ASP.NET Developer
17 15 (2.37%) Software Engineer
17 15 (2.37%) Software Developer
18 14 (2.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 633 (100.00%) HTML
2 582 (91.94%) CSS
3 265 (41.86%) HTML5
4 250 (39.49%) jQuery
5 244 (38.55%) XML
6 190 (30.02%) Ajax
7 170 (26.86%) CSS3
8 150 (23.70%) .NET
9 111 (17.54%) ASP.NET
10 102 (16.11%) Web Services
11 89 (14.06%) JSP
12 80 (12.64%) XSLT
13 57 (9.00%) .NET Framework
14 55 (8.69%) JSTL
15 54 (8.53%) JSON
15 54 (8.53%) XSL
16 48 (7.58%) Semantic HTML
17 47 (7.42%) AngularJS
18 44 (6.95%) Flash
18 44 (6.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (14.53%) W3C
2 43 (6.79%) Open Source
3 22 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.16%) Animation
5 19 (3.00%) Web 2.0
6 16 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.21%) Graphic Design
8 12 (1.90%) Digital Media
9 8 (1.26%) Data Conversion
9 8 (1.26%) Social Media
10 5 (0.79%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.79%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.79%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.63%) IPTV
11 4 (0.63%) Online Games
12 3 (0.47%) Social Network
12 3 (0.47%) WURFL
12 3 (0.47%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 79 (12.48%) Linux
2 59 (9.32%) UNIX
3 38 (6.00%) Windows
4 22 (3.48%) Solaris
5 13 (2.05%) Android
6 12 (1.90%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.11%) HPUX
7 7 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.95%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.79%) Fedora
10 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.47%) BlackBerry OS
11 3 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.47%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.16%) CentOS
13 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (20.22%) OO
2 125 (19.75%) MVC
3 111 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (17.22%) E-Commerce
5 99 (15.64%) TDD
6 86 (13.59%) Web Development
7 76 (12.01%) Scrum
8 68 (10.74%) Content Management
9 61 (9.64%) Responsive Web Design
10 56 (8.85%) SEO
11 54 (8.53%) Web Design
12 47 (7.42%) Unit Testing
13 45 (7.11%) OOP
14 33 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (4.58%) SOA
16 27 (4.27%) Project Management
16 27 (4.27%) Web Accessibility
17 24 (3.79%) Validation
18 23 (3.63%) Software Engineering
18 23 (3.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 532 (84.04%) JavaScript
2 162 (25.59%) Java
3 133 (21.01%) C#
4 130 (20.54%) PHP
5 125 (19.75%) SQL
6 38 (6.00%) Python
7 29 (4.58%) Ruby
8 24 (3.79%) PHP5
9 21 (3.32%) C++
10 19 (3.00%) Perl
11 18 (2.84%) Scala
12 15 (2.37%) T-SQL
13 14 (2.21%) VBA
14 13 (2.05%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.90%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.74%) Bash Shell
17 10 (1.58%) XPath
18 9 (1.42%) ActionScript
19 8 (1.26%) VB
19 8 (1.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (6.32%) Degree
2 21 (3.32%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.47%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.32%) MCP
7 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.48%) QA
2 12 (1.90%) WCAG
3 5 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.32%) WAI
6 1 (0.16%) SLA
6 1 (0.16%) Section 508
System Software
1 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.32%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.16%) Varnish
2 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (10.43%) Adobe
2 49 (7.74%) Microsoft
3 31 (4.90%) Oracle
4 24 (3.79%) Sitecore
5 21 (3.32%) IBM
6 14 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.21%) Zend
7 12 (1.90%) FatWire
7 12 (1.90%) Twitter
8 9 (1.42%) Facebook
8 9 (1.42%) Interwoven
9 8 (1.26%) SAP
9 8 (1.26%) Google
10 7 (1.11%) Blue Martini
10 7 (1.11%) Elastic Path
10 7 (1.11%) ATG
11 6 (0.95%) RedDot
12 4 (0.63%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.63%) AccuRev
12 4 (0.63%) Sybase
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